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Nicolaus Copernicus Quiz

Nicolaus Copernicus portrait from Town Hall in...

Nicolaus Copernicus portrait from Town Hall in Thorn/Toru? – 1580) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Nicolaus Copernicus Quiz Questions

1) Where did Nicolaus Copernicus study liberal arts?
a) University of Paris
b) Berlin University
c) University of Krakow
d) University of Kiev

2) What did Nicolaus Copernicus study at Padua?
a) History
b) Geography
c) Physics
d) Medicine

3) Who was the principal astronomer at the University of Bologna when Nicolaus Copernicus studied there?
a) Domenico Maria de Novara
b) Johann Muller
c) Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
d) John Wycliff

Nicolaus Copernicus - Heliocentric Solar System

Nicolaus Copernicus – Heliocentric Solar System (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

4) From which university did Nicolaus Copernicus get Doctorate in Canon Law?
a) University of Milan
b) University of Ferrara
c) University of Palermo
d) University of Lombardy

5) Which book was written by Nicolaus Copernicus?
a) On the Revolutions of Heavenly Bodies
b) Green Revolution
c) White Revolution
d) Unmoved mover

6) Which theory was propounded by Nicolaus Copernicus?
a) Geocentric
b) Heliocentric
c) Astrocentric
d) Egocentric

7) Whose view was challenged by Nicolaus Copernicus?
a) Percival Lowell
b) Aristotle
c) Johannes Kepler
d) Isaac Newton

8) Who convinced Nicolaus Copernicus to publish his book?
a) Claudius Ptolemy
b) Gregory Mendel
c) George Joachim Rheticus
d) Martin Luther

9) When was “On the Revolutions of Heavenly Bodies” placed on the Index?
a) 1543
b) 1603
c) 1616
d) 1633

10) When was “On the Revolutions of Heavenly Bodies” taken out of the Index?
a) 1798
b) 1835
c) 1858
d) 1986

Nicolaus Copernicus Quiz Questions with Answers

1) Where did Nicolaus Copernicus study liberal arts?
c) University of Krakow

2) What did Nicolaus Copernicus study at Padua?
d) Medicine

3) Who was the principal astronomer at the University of Bologna when Nicolaus Copernicus studied there?
a) Domenico Maria de Novara

4) From which university did Nicolaus Copernicus get Doctorate in Canon Law?
b) University of Ferrara

5) Which book was written by Nicolaus Copernicus?
a) On the Revolutions of Heavenly Bodies

6) Which theory was propounded by Nicolaus Copernicus?
b) Heliocentric

7) Whose view was challenged by Nicolaus Copernicus?
b) Aristotle

8) Who convinced Nicolaus Copernicus to publish his book?
c) George Joachim Rheticus

9) When was “On the Revolutions of Heavenly Bodies” placed on the Index?
c) 1616

10) When was “On the Revolutions of Heavenly Bodies” taken out of the Index?
b) 1835

Originally posted 2016-06-13 23:56:48.

Gregory XV Quiz

(Gregory XV is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.)

Gregory XV Quiz Questions

New Pope Gregory XV

Pope Gregory XV (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Alessandro Ludovisi born?
a) 1 May 1563
b) 9 January 1554
c) 12 June 1552
d) 7 November 1546

2. Where was Alessandro Ludovisi born?
a) Mantua
b) Bologna
c) Avignon
d) Lausanne

3. From which university did Alessandro Ludovisi graduate in civil and canon law?
a) University of Bologna
b) University of Pisa
c) University of Padua
d) St. Thomas University

4. Where was Alessandro Ludovisi nuncio?
a) Bolivia
b) Argentina
c) Savoy
d) Cuba

5. When was Alessandro Ludovisi created cardinal?
a) 3 March 1611
b) 5 May 1612
c) 19 September 1616
d) 14 November 1614

Pope Gregory XV, by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, c. 1...

Pope Gregory XV, by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, c. 1621-1622. In the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

6. When was Gregory XV elected pope?
a) 9 February 1621
b) 4 August 1619
c) 10 April 1620
d) 8 December 1618

7. By which bull did Gregory XV prescribe three modes of papal election?
a) Inscrutabili
b) Mysterium Fidei
c) Aeterni Patris
d) Gaudium et Spes

8. Which constitution issued by Gregory XV on 20 March 1623 was against witchcraft?
a) Omnipotentis Dei
b) Sacrosanctum Concilium
c) Dei Verbum
d) Nostra Aetate

9. Whom did Gregory XV assist to conquer Bohemia?
a) James I
b) Ferdinand II
c) Philip II
d) Louis XIV

10. When did Gregory XV die?
a) 4 January 1625
b) 7 May 1627
c) 8 July 1623
d) 19 October 1629

Gregory XV Quiz Questions with Answers

Tomb of Pope Gregory XV Ludovisi and of his ne...

Tomb of Pope Gregory XV Ludovisi and of his nephew Ludovico Ludovisi, by Pierre Legros the Younger (1709-1714). Sant’Ignazio, Rome, Italy. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Alessandro Ludovisi born?
b) 9 January 1554

2. Where was Alessandro Ludovisi born?
b) Bologna

3. From which university did Alessandro Ludovisi graduate in civil and canon law?
a) University of Bologna

4. Where was Alessandro Ludovisi nuncio?
c) Savoy

5. When was Alessandro Ludovisi created cardinal?
c) 19 September 1616

6. When was Gregory XV elected pope?
a) 9 February 1621

7. By which bull did Gregory XV prescribe three modes of papal election?
c) Aeterni Patris

8. Which constitution issued by Gregory XV on 20 March 1623 was against witchcraft?
a) Omnipotentis Dei

9. Whom did Gregory XV assist to conquer Bohemia?
b) Ferdinand II

10. When did Gregory XV die?
c) 8 July 1623

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